Nantucket Massachusetts guide book 1924 J.H. Robinson illustrated local historyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, Travel, Tourism, New England, Massachusetts, Nantucket, Local History, Illustrated Books).
Guide to Nantucket by J.H. Robinson of Nantucket.
Published 1924, Nantucket, Massachusetts by Nantucket Historical Association.
63 pages plus wrapper covers. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout. Abundant period advertising, full page plan map of Siasconset.
Publisher's paper wrappers with embossed map of Nantucket Island.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper covers gently age worn, slight rubbing, spine splits to paper, remains overall clean and attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, signs of handling, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The fragile pamphlet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Covers measures c. 8 1/2" H x 5 3/4" W.